Changchun Water Resources Fee Collection Management

Original Language Title: 长春市水资源费征收使用管理办法

Read the untranslated law here: http://www.chinalaw.gov.cn/article/fgkd/xfg/dfzfgz/201303/20130300384528.shtml

Changchun water resources fee collection management

    (November 29, 2012 Changchun Government 57th times Executive Conference considered through November 29, 2012 Changchun Government makes 42nd, announced since January 15, 2013 up purposes) first article for specification water resources fee of levy, and using and management, promote water resources of save, and protection and reasonable development, according to People's Republic of China water and Jilin province implementation straddling People's Republic of China water approach, about legal, and regulations of provides, combined this city actual, developed this approach.

    Second administrative area of the city collection, use, and management of the water resource fee, these measures shall apply.

    Article city and County (City), the shuangyang district water authority is responsible for the area of water resources fee collection, use, and management of, water resources management institutions to which they belong are responsible for the area of water resources fee collection, use, and management of daily work.

    Development and reform, construction, finance and other relevant departments shall, in accordance with the Division of responsibilities, well done according to law of water resources fee collection, use, and management of related work.

    Fourth water works or facilities that directly from rivers, lakes and underground access to water resources for units and individuals (hereinafter referred to as water), apart from the fifth of these measures, and water shall apply for and obtain a license and pay a fee for water resources in accordance with these measures. Fifth article following case one of of, not need application take water license and paid water resources fee: (a) rural collective organization and members using this collective organization of time, and reservoir in the of water of; (ii) home life and family feeding animal drinking, years take water 1000 cubic metres following of; (three) for guarantees mine, underground engineering construction security and production security must for temporary emergency take water of; (four) in occurred fire, and flood, and explosion, and dangerous items leaked, and

    Traffic accidents and other cases that jeopardize public security or the public interest, necessary for the Elimination of hazards and temporary water intake (v) for agricultural drought relief and maintenance of ecological and environment must be temporary emergency water intake, and (vi) other laws, regulations do not need to apply for a water license and do not need to pay a fee for water resources. Sixth new construction, reconstruction and extension project of the construction unit shall take measures to limit construction.

    Really necessary for construction, the construction unit shall legally apply for water licensing and payment of water charges.

    Article seventh by water licensing and approval of water resources fee is imposed by the water authority is responsible for.

    Eighth water authority should be in accordance with the actual quantity of water and water resources fee collection standards for collection of water charges.

    Nineth water facility set out in the actual quantity of water according to the amount of data. Water shall be in accordance with the provisions of the water authority, device inspection of water facilities.

    Not complying with the required amount of water facilities, or fails to timely replacement of damaged water facilities, as well as not complying with the provisions of, according to the designed maximum water capacity or water intake equipment nameplate maximum quantity of water to determine the actual quantity of water.

    Tenth Department of water resources fee collection standards by the municipal water together with the municipal development and reform, the financial sector, a proposal approved by the municipal people's Government, submitted to the provincial development and reform, finance, water resources department approval before implementation.

    11th-water shall, in accordance with the approved annual plan of water of water.

   Annual water plan for the more than of water, is imposed by the water authority shall, in accordance with the following standards of water resources fee and in accordance with relevant provisions, limited capacity for water intake:

   (A) water 10% water intake more than annual plan (not including 10%, as below), excess water resources fee collection plus 0.5 times standard levy;

   (B) water 10%~20% water intake more than annual plan excess levy of water resources fee collection standards plus 1 time;

   (C) water 20%~30% water intake more than annual plan of excess water resources fee collection standards subject to twice times the levy;

    (D) water intake more than annual plans for water 30% of excess water resources fee levy is imposed by the standard plus 3 times.

    12th approved access to water from the ground, taking water and groundwater resources in person shall be paid one-time compensation fee. Groundwater resources compensation fees for water licensing and approval of water 150 Yuan/cubic meter standard one-time payment.

    In city public water tube network cover range within or in groundwater limit mining district take with groundwater of, groundwater resources compensation fee in day take water 150 Yuan/cubic metres of standard based Shang added received 20 Yuan/cubic metres; in city public water tube network cover range within of groundwater limit mining district take with groundwater of, groundwater resources compensation fee in day take water 150 Yuan/cubic metres of standard based Shang added received 40 Yuan/cubic metres.

    13th water authority shall on a monthly basis to the water service water resources fee payment notices, water shall be from the date it receives water resources fee payment notices in the 7th, pay water fees.

    Special circumstances, water authority imposed by the agreed deadline.

    14th no unit or individual may unlawfully breaks water resources fee. Special difficulties due to water fails to pay a fee for water resources, can be received 7th days of water resources fee payment notices apply to the water authority to issue payment notices payment; water authorities shall from the date of receiving the application for holdover 7th make a decision and notify the applicant in writing.

    Water resources fee payment period shall not exceed 90 days.

    15th article water authority staff in levying water fee shall obtain a development and reform of the fees certificate issued by the competent authority, using the provincial financial department uniform printing (data) special fees for water resources fee bills.

    16th water authority water charges shall be in accordance with the provisions respectively handed over.

    No unit or individual may seize, intercept or appropriate water resources fee. 17th water resource fees earmarked for water resource conservation, protection and management, and can also be used for the rational exploitation of water resources.

   Uses include: (a) water resources investigation and assessment, planning, distribution, and related standards;

   (B) supervise the implementation of the water licensing and dispatching of water resources;

   (C) the Lakes, reservoirs and rivers, as well as water conservation and management;

   (D) the construction of management information system of water resource and water resource information collection and dissemination;

   (E) water conservation policies and regulations, standard system construction and scientific research, new technology and product development promotion;

   (F) demonstration project and application of water-saving pilot project grant and the loan;

   (VII) emergency disposal of water resources;

    (H) advocacy and reward saving and protection of water resources.

    18th article violates these rules, water people refusing to pay or delayed payment or arrears of water resource fees, ordered by the water authority to pay overdue payments, payable or overdue water resources fee more than 1 time fined not more than 5 times.

   19th river water resource management agencies in charge of departments and their staff or one of the other departments and their staff to any of the following acts, the offender constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated in accordance with law:

   (A) the levy of water resource fees not in accordance with the regulations or for failure to comply with the payment conditions and water resources fee tax approved;

   (B) seize, intercept or appropriate water resources fee;

   (C) does not carry out its oversight responsibilities, finding violations is not investigated;

    (D) other acts of abuse of authority, dereliction of duty or engages in. 20th these measures come into force on January 15, 2013.